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The TCSA Vendor Member Gallery is a vendor referral system.  The Vendor Member Gallery 1) builds a community of vendors that support and cater to charter schools, and 2) compiles referral information on school resources in one place, saving valuable time for busy charter school operators.  With the exception of Preferred Vendor Members, TCSA does not endorse or recommend any particular vendor member to charter schools.  TCSA Vendor Members are listed by industry.   Visit their websites by clicking on their respective logos.  

TCSA continues its pursuit of innovative vendor members that provide quality services and products to charter schools. See the benefits of becoming a Vendor Member and join the charter community today!

Human Resources Vendor Members

The TCSA Insurance Program is designed to provide schools with adequate coverage to manage legal risks at a competitive price. Your school will save money by leveraging your purchasing power with other Texas schools. We have gone through a rigorous selection process (RFP) to create a team of insurance companies that not only understand charter schools, but have customized programs aimed directly at charter school needs.
  • Property & Casualty
  • Directors and Officers Legal Liability
  • Workmen's Compensation
  • Major Medical
  • Supplemental Health
For more information contact Eric Smith at 210-249-2396 or


Gold Level Vendor Members

As a leader in the voluntary benefits industry for more than 70 years, Colonial Life has a rich history and an award-winning reputation for hassle-free service, innovation and products. We can help your public sector entity put together a suite of cost-management solutions to help manage the rising cost of employee benefits - and still provide employees the quality of benefits and services they desire.

Colonial Life benefit services and strategies can help you with today's budgetary and benefit challenges. Our offerings include benefit plan designs, flexible spending account communications, voluntary benefits insurance options, dependent verification services, wellness program implementation and promotion, enrollment planning and benefits communication. We are Colonial Life. Making Benefits Count.

GHG creates custom time and attendance software solutions that make it easy for you to track time & save money, on your servers or ours. GHG Corporation's electronic Time Sheet Solution (eTSS) is a web-based employee timesheet management tool that automates time collection, leave management and approval processes. We offer biometrics, proximity and card swipe readers, to deliver the most accurate services, saving you even more valuable time and money. Our clocks communicate immediately with the database allowing for increased worker mobility, job selection and leave entry directly from the time clock.


Vendor Members

To help professionals within the education market plan and secure a financially successful retirement.

 Retirement questions? Call Dick Backus, 469.628.8655 or Blake Zaal, 214.597.0415.
Benefits Design & Management is a multi-disciplined financial services firm with locations in Houston and Beaumont, Texas specializing in voluntary employee benefit programs for the Charter School market.

Cornerstone is a Human Capital Talent Management Software System supporting education organizations in Recruitment (Applicant Tracking, Pre-Employment Assessment, Video Interviewing, Job Boards, Unlimited Career Pages, Skill and Competency Alignment, Ratings), Individualized and Differentiated Development (Evaluation, Observation, Formal, Informal Professional Development & Online Professional Learning Communities), Rewarding (Career Path Development, Badges, Recognition, Performance Based Pay) and Retention (Succession Planning, Engagement, Career Pathing).

Available Modular or as a full site.

We support a single code base for our platform and all clients (regardless of size) are able to utilize the same platform features and capabilities as KIPP Public Charters, Green Dot Public Schools, Tennessee Department of Education's Achievement School District, Teach for America, New Leaders and others.

McNeil Educational Foundation (also known as 21st Century Leadership Principal Preparation Program) believes that education and schooling are pivotal components of developing a productive citizenry in American society.  The enlightenment that comes from true Education and the orderly discipline of Schooling must help to produce the next generation of people as useful products equipped to advance our Democratic Republic.  Our focus is to actively engage leaders through the principal preparation process,  professional development and leadership trainings, as well as to engage the hearts and minds of educational leaders for the betterment of students and teachers relating to schools. 
Our public sector team has provided all types of tax-exempt organizations, such as Charter Schools, with audit, tax, and consulting solutions.

Tax-exempt organizations are facing increasing requirements for transparency to provide the public with a realistic picture of the organization and its operations. At Padgett Stratemann, our experienced staff has the ability to recognize and deliver tailored services - from small charitable organizations and educational institutions to large foundations. We have a thorough understanding of non-profit accounting, tax, and regulatory reporting requirements. With the knowledge and experience to meet the needs of tax-exempt organizations, Padgett Stratemann can help you meet intricate requirements and stay abreast of changes that may impact you.
Regions Insurance has the market access, experience and in-depth knowledge to ensure your school is provided with the most appropriate coverages. Get the coverage you need to sustain and grow your school. With access to a wide selection of P&C and Employee benefits products, we provide you with the confidence to pursue your school objectives.
- Business Interruption
- Flood/Earthquake
- Workers Compensation
- Automobile, Umbrella/Excess
- Educators liability/Executive Risk: directors & officers.
Whether you're looking for a competitive analysis of your company's employee benefits plan, a redesign of your plan structure, creative ideas in solving your HR issues or for innovative employee training programs, Regions Insurance offers proven solutions to help you demonstrate to your workforce that they matter. For more information contact Joffrey Clark at  501.661.4875 or
Encourage Communication. Inspire Achievement. SchoolReach is the leading mass communication provider to Texas charter schools, empowering charter leaders to instantly reach groups of parents via voice, email, and text messaging. Charter leaders extend the power of SchoolReach beyond emergencies to increase student attendance, increase parental involvement and reduce expenses. Mobile apps truly put your community in the palm of your hands. Check out our latest product, the CyberBully Hotline. The CyberBully Hotline allows students to begin a 2-way anonymous texting conversation with school administrators where they can safely report bullying, drug and alcohol use, weapons on campus, threats of violence, sexting, suicidal thoughts, and domestic violence. Learn more at


For more information, please contact Brian Levy at or call 512.584.8272.